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Get creative at home this Family Day with a special wintery craft inspired by paintings from the Firestone Collection of Canadian Art. Using household items, you can create a textured winter landscape with fluffy white snow! Download the instructions here
Visions and Views speaks to the foresight of an Ottawa family and the collection they envisioned and donated. The Ottawa Art Gallery (OAG) is getting ready to inaugurate Visions and Views: Landscape and Abstraction in the Firestone Collection of Canadian Art which highlights landscapes and abstractions from the Firestone Collection...
Dear Friends, Supporters and OAG Members; On behalf of the OAG, I want to wish you all a happy and art-filled 2024! Reflecting on the past 35th Anniversary year, we are incredibly proud of the innovative way we worked with community to produce some truly remarkable exhibitions, events, and experiences,...
The Ottawa Art Gallery (OAG) is thrilled to announce the appointment of Rebecca Basciano as the new Chief Curator. Having been with the gallery for the past 10 years, Basciano takes the helm in this leadership position bringing exhibition experience, project management, and a rich background in Canadian art.  Basciano’s...
Focused on the work of historical and contemporary artists who have contributed to the artistic life of the Ottawa-Gatineau region, our Permanent Collection is an essential part of the OAG’s activities. We are excited to look back and share a roundup of our 2023 donations, and the ways in which...
Focused on the work of historical and contemporary artists who have contributed to the artistic life of the Ottawa-Gatineau region, our Permanent Collection is an essential part of the OAG’s activities. We are excited to look back and share a roundup of our 2023 purchases, and the ways in which...
On Wednesday, November 29th, we officially unveiled the mural Tangled Garden at The Royal Mental Health Centre!    Tangled Garden is the second mural created in partnership between The Royal and the Ottawa Art Gallery (OAG). These two organizations have been collaborating on the successful art and wellness studio program Creative...
OAG honored the artists during a ceremony while also celebrating its 35th anniversary and 5th year in its new building On Thursday November 30, 2023, the Ottawa Art Gallery (OAG) Board of Directors paid tribute to five exceptional visual artists from the Ottawa-Gatineau region. The Artists Investiture Ceremony, held in...
The Ottawa Art Gallery (OAG) is excited to share the implementation of its latest visitor experience enhancement, made possible by funding from the Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF). This support has enabled the OAG to supplement its indoor facilities through the installation of a modern digital kiosk to guide visitors. “Thank...
At the Ottawa Art Gallery, we believe art and culture are essential parts of belonging and are the building blocks for the society we want.  That’s why the OAG strives to tell the story of our community’s evolution through art and help to create a positive vision for our city’s future.  We...

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